Benefits of Membership
Membership in the Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce (SACC) Texas will provide a number of benefits of whereby some are listed below:
Invitation to events (subsidized for members) such as
- Business dinners with guest speakers
- Professional seminars
- Professional networking
- Happy hours
- Social and cultural get-togethers (such as SACC Golf Tournament, Swedish National Day celebration, Christmas dinner, Crayfish party etc.)
- Business and Corporate members receive invites to SACC – USA Executive Forum.
Access to a forum to discuss experiences and best practices on subjects of interest.
Access to contacts both within our network in Texas as well as through SACC-USA.
Being a member of the unique network of SACC and by participating in events arranged by SACC, you will have the opportunity to meet and establish valuable contacts. Not only within the Swedish community but also through their network in turn, as well as the opportunity to meet with other local decision makers in Texas. A network of useful contacts may prove to be the best investments when doing business.
By being a Business or Corporate member, you can have your company logo and website linked to your name in the “Member List” page and on the homepage bottom scroller
Individual and Young Professionals members can have your name and contact information in our member system, but no connection to any company profile on our website.
We connect you with individuals within the network that can provide you with professional services such as attorneys, bankers, lawyers, advertising specialists etc.
Through the Mentorship Program, SACC-Texas links ambitious (young) professionals with knowledgeable professionals and entrepreneurs. Our mission is to promote a mutual exchange of ideas and experience between mentors and mentees. Find out more here.
SACC-USA Trainee Program
The SACC-USA Trainee Program provides U.S. companies with highly qualified trainees from Sweden. As a SACC member, your company can utilize the Trainee Program as a tool in developing your international business activities. Trainees educated within the highly regarded Swedish educational system bring expertise within their academic field along with an intimate knowledge of the Swedish and European market, language skills and cross-cultural knowledge. Find out more here.
Every other month you will receive the SACC-Texas e-Newsletter with useful information and articles from our three cities.
Corporate and Business members can get get an article presentation in the newsletter. Contact us at: firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Sponsorship Packages & Opportunities
SACC offers companies promotional opportunities for events arranged by SACC. Membership in SACC qualifies for discounted rates for Promotional Partnership.
Interested? Send us an e-mail and we will get back to you: email@example.com.
Corporate Member ($600)
For businesses with more than 20 employees. As a Corporate Member you can have up to three representatives, of which one is the main member.
Business Member ($200)
For businesses with less than 20 employees. As a Business Member you can have up to two representatives, of which one is the main member.
Individual Member ($60)
Above the age of 35. If the company you work for is a Business or Corporate Member but you are not one of their two or three representatives respectively, you are welcome to join us as an Individual Member.
Young Professional Member ($30)
Below the age of 35.
Non-Resident Member ($60)
We are very privileged to have several non-residents as supporters of our Chamber. Many of them have strong ties to our Chamber with a past as local members here in Texas. Others are living in one of our neighbor states, Louisiana, Arkansas or Oklahoma – states where we have a special interest in expanding our network.
Become A Member Today!
You can either become a member directly by registering your membership via THIS FORM or writing a check to our address:
The Swedish American Chamber of Commerce Texas
c/o Consulate General of Sweden
3730 Kirby Drive, Suite 805, Houston, TX 77098